MOM: Focus on Strengths

MOM: Focus on Strengths

Benjamin Franklin said, “Hide not your talents. They for use were made.  What’s a sundial in the shade?” I have been doing quite a bit of research on leveraging employee’s strengths instead of constantly asking them to improve their weaknesses.  When I was getting my MBA, I met a CEO that spoke with us about his unique philosophy of only focusing on his employee’s strengths.  For instance, his Chief Financial Officer (CFO) was great at.

Why Every Working Mom Needs to Take a Time Out

Why Every Working Mom Needs to Take a Time Out

I eat stress for breakfast. I’m one of those working moms who is always asked how I do it all. I’m not proud of it. It’s really just a testament to my ability to smack a smile on my face regardless of how insane I’m feeling at the moment. I think most working moms ( and let’s be honest this includes women who stay at home and their full-time job.